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About senseandnonsenseblog

A Midwestern girl living the East Coast life with a little help from her friends!

Friends With Kids

Our little family made the flight home to Nebraska for Christmas. We are so unbelievably lucky to have amazing parents who couldn’t wait to get their hands on Dash. Dash spent quality time with his cousins, uncles and great aunts … Continue reading

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Fall in Review

I still have one week left until it’s officially winter, so I’m squeezing in a little fall review. Dash is the cutest member of our family, so be prepared for a million baby pictures. You’ve been warned. We made a … Continue reading

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Her Election Night Dinner

Hey y’all! I’ve posted today, but I’m over at Her View from Home sharing an election night dinner plan. Her View from Home was started by my sorority sister, Leslie, and two of her friends and they have graciously asked … Continue reading

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Newborn Favorites

After having a baby, the products that I ended up loving were a little different than what I had expected. If you are working on your baby registry or are attending a baby shower in your future, here are some … Continue reading

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60 Days of Dash

I can hardly believe it, but in two days I’ll have a two month old. What an amazing two months it has been! My little guy went from this to this I can’t get enough of his sweet squishy face … Continue reading

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Dash’s Birth Story: Part III

RP and I took turns holding our beautiful baby. His poor little face was swollen and he had a bit of a cone head, but we both agreed that he was pretty perfect. It took some time for our recovery … Continue reading

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Dash’s Birth Story: Part II

RP and I had settled in to get some rest about an hour after I received my epidural and after we updated our families that the baby would be coming in the morning. We were both able to get a … Continue reading

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Dash’s Birth Story: Part I

Dash wasn’t supposed to be born on July 14th. He was supposed to arrive on July 25th, the induction date that I had selected with my doctor just the day before. However, Dash had other plans. At my doctor’s appointment … Continue reading

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Week One of Dash

   It’s hard to believe that little Dash is one week old ready! Every day brings new expressions and more awake time. He is a great eater and sleeper. He loves to be swaddled and held. He does not like … Continue reading

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Reflections on the Third Trimester

*I wrote this post last Thursday night with intentions to post on Friday. That day I had scheduled my induction for July 25th and was planning on being pregnant for a couple more weeks. Little did I know that Dash … Continue reading

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